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When was the NHS set up and by who?
in 1948 by Aneurin Bevan MP, the minister of health and housing from Ebbw Vale
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How many new homes and how many pre - fabricted homes?
21,000 council home and41,000 pre-fabricated homes
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Three tier school system
Grammar the Secondary Modern School then Technical school
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Unemployment figures
Jarrow= 67.8% Merthyr= 61.9% Oxford= 5.1%
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Special Area Act?
1934, helped distresses areas such as South Wales, Tyneside, Scotland and West Cumberland.
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What did the special area act do?
provide places with employment requirements e.g Ebbw Vvale = steelworks. Only provided 12,000 jobs in two years
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Effect of migration?
estimated 430,000 people left in 20's and 30's. 17,000 of these from Merthyr. Rhondda population fell by 18% in 1930's
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